South Salem Cycleworks, 4071 Liberty Road South
Salem, OR 97302-5752
(503) 399-9848
Hours: Monday - Saturday 10 AM to 6 PM; Closed Sunday

Vintage Components - SunTour Front Derailleurs

See also: SunTour rear derailleurs
On this page: SunTour Mountech | Sun Tour XC

SunTour MounTech clamp-on front derailleur, Early 1982-1984

The SunTour MounTech derailleurs were the first derailleurs specifically designed for mountain bikes. They were revolutionary in their design and function.

SunTour Mounteach front derailleur

Our SunTour MounTech front changer is in lovely condition

SunTour Mountech front derailleur

Another view showing how little wear this derailleur has

SunTour XC wide-range front derailleur, approximately 1985

This is a 28.6 clamp-on front derailleur designed for bottom-pull. It was designed to handle up to a 22-tooth chainring difference.

SunTour XC front derailleur

The 1980s SunTour XC derailleurs exhibited simple, clean, reliable design

SunTour CX rear derailleur

Another shot of the XC front derailleur